30th > September > 2000 Archive
The House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday took a halting step toward preventing law enforcement from reading e-mail messages with a mere administrative subpoena to an ISP as they often do, by approving the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, which would require agents to obtain a real search warrant signed by an actual judge before reading messages stored on a server.
German police swoop in child porn surf sting
Police are investigating hundreds of people across Germany, after conducting a "major sting" against child porn on the Internet, AP reports.
Swap your fakes for genuwine software
Microsoft UK is offering resellers the chance to replace counterfeit MS programs with a genuine copies.